Mumbai, India 8 - 10 November 2019

Announcing the Winners

After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.

Kudos to Circle Of Trust for winning Best Film of 2019. Their film Homeless will go on to represent Mumbai against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2020.


1st Place: Best Film of 2019

Homeless by Circle Of Trust

2nd Place: Best Film of 2019

'SOUL'MATE by O2CS

3rd Place: Best Film of 2019

HELL-MATE by FINAL DRAFT PRODUCTIONS

Required Elements

  • Character: Dharam Singh or Damini Singh, Chemist
  • Prop: Rs.2 coin
  • Line: "Bas... Ab main nikaal raha hoon..." ("That's it... I am removing this...")

Best Writing

Siddhant Bhosale 'SOUL'MATE by O2CS

Best Editing

Ayaz Merchant HELL-MATE by FINAL DRAFT PRODUCTIONS

Best Directing

Jiya Bhardwaj Homeless by Circle Of Trust

Best Cinematography

Harish Krishnan Homeless by Circle Of Trust

Gaurish Murkar Theories by Delusion Films

Best Sound Design

Karan Sanchala Homeless by Circle Of Trust

Best Musical Score

Mangesh Jagtap Dahan by CineStori

Best Actor

Tushar Sharma Homeless by Circle Of Trust

Best Actress

Ashima Sharma Homeless by Circle Of Trust

Best Costumes

Dahan by CineStori

2019 Film List

  • 'SOUL'MATE by O2CS

    A film crew documents a rather strange relationship/friendship between a man and a ghost and how it developed but, how long can this friendship sustain?

  • Adventures of Happy by 360pmt.com

    A 10 year old kid's adventure is to get lost in his dreams of cinema where he is the lead action hero.

  • CRIME ON DUTY by Mediapur

    Two cops on duty unusually handled the crime scene.

  • Dabba Voilà by Cine'Quanone

    3 french people stories landing in Mumbai

  • Dahan by CineStori

    Exodus of Kashmiri Pandits in 1990

  • Factory by Universe

    Inspection at the chemical factory turns out to be something else

  • HELL-MATE by FINAL DRAFT PRODUCTIONS

    Half journey of two friends and rediscovery of an incident which happened in the near past.

  • Homeless by Circle Of Trust

    In an unliveable climatic condition, the authorities of the planet decide to separate men and women in different camps, apart from feeding them with mandatory drugs that kill the feeling of love and bondage so that they can end the race and finish the mental and physical trauma, while a man, Kabir decides to go against it and tries to convince his wife Meera to runaway with him.

  • Kaash - You live only once by NuBollywood Productions

    Yesterday is past, tomorrow is future, today is a present. You never know, when life takes away what you take for granted today, planning for a better future.

  • Mahadev.CC by Kali Pictures

    A scamming call centre owner tries to recruit an ordinary person

  • Maya Ki Maya by Panch Kosh

    A Master Stroke

  • Stalemate by Raanvata

    Humans always tend to think while doing every minute thing in their life. This film sheds the light upon the human behaviour which is correlated with the chess moves.

  • Tails by Rivernest Valley

    An unexpected bet made on a weird coin flip phenomenon bears the resemblance to the result of a tense cricket game going on the radio.

  • Theories by Delusion Films

    Theories can be proven wrong

  • Wrong Delivery by DS.Production

    2 Drug Delivery Boys working for a Kingpin gets an unusual order that needs to be delivered at utmost priority. Things take a turn when they discover what the actual order is that needs to be delivered.

  • Yaari/ Dosti by Blkrsna

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